The ITC has agreed to take up an Ericsson (ERIC) complaint that Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) mobile and...

|By:, SA News Editor

The ITC has agreed to take up an Ericsson (ERIC) complaint that Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) mobile and consumer electronics hardware violates its standards-essential IP. The move follows a similar complaint filed recently by Samsung. These legal actions could backfire in light of the general crackdown taking place on the use of standards-essential patents to obtain product injunctions. (previous)